Tag Archives: Tragic Obsessions

From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

Well, I can start to breathe again. Last Friday morning when I arrived in the office at 8:00 a.m. I found a deeply distressing e-mail from Myrtò Papatanasiu’s manager in Italy, informing me that there had been an accident on stage during a performance of Rusalka at the Théâtre de la Monnaie in Brussels on […]

The Magic Flute Comes to TDO

by Suzanne Calvin

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT THE FINALE OF THE “TRAGIC OBSESSIONS” SEASON: MOZART’S MAGNIFICENT MASTERPIECE! THE MAGIC FLUTE (Die Zauberflöte) Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder ~~~~ STARRING SOPRANO AVA PINE AS PAMINA TENOR SHAWN MATHEY IN HIS TDO DEBUT AS TAMINO BASS-BARITONE […]

The Country Versus the Cough

by Megan Meister

Early this morning, four decades after it smashed box office records across the U.S., I finally got around to seeing “Love Story” when it snuck-up on my television screen.  Aside from a head-snapping appearance by a youthful Tommy Lee Jones, the movie was everything I expected and less: sappy, over-the-top music score; “hoot-worthy” dialogue, and […]

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

In this week’s Fashion@theOpera we look at the latest Modern Luxury’s issue.  In it we have coverage from First Night, Opening night of the ‘Tragic Obsessions’ Season on page 36 of the Digital Edition and TDO’s General Director and CEO is on page 97 of the Digial Edition in the feature “Art & Soul”.  Enjoy […]

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

Fashion@theOpera this week takes us to our Red Carpet from opening night of Doctor Miracle on Friday, October 7th, 2011. TDO is getting ready for the Red Carpet for the opening night of the “Tragic Obsessions” season.  Lucia di Lammermoor is hours away from taking the stage.  Hope to see you there.  Don’t have tickets […]

Megan’s Musings Volume 1: The Three American Tenors

by Megan Meister

On Tuesday, September 27th I was lucky enough to be able to sit down with our “3 American Tenors” singing in Lucia di Lammermoor.  Making his TDO debut is Bryan Hymel singing Sir Edgardo di Ravenswood, Scott Quinn, our former Resident Young Artist, singing the role of Normanno and Aaron Blake, our current Resident Young […]

Megan's Musings Volume 1: The Three American Tenors

by tdoadmin

On Tuesday, September 27th I was lucky enough to be able to sit down with our “3 American Tenors” singing in Lucia di Lammermoor.  Making his TDO debut is Bryan Hymel singing Sir Edgardo di Ravenswood, Scott Quinn, our former Resident Young Artist, singing the role of Normanno and Aaron Blake, our current Resident Young […]

Single Tickets for the "Tragic Obsessions" Season Go on Sale 9/12/11

by tdoadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, August 12, 2011 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO OFFER SINGLE TICKETS FOR THE GLORIOUSLY HAND-WRINGING 2011-2012“TRAGIC OBSESSIONS” SEASON Presented by Texas Instruments Foundation ~~~~ Season Subscriptions under a Hundred Dollars are on Sale Now! Single Tickets will Start at $25 and go on Sale Sept. 12, […]

Single Tickets for the “Tragic Obsessions” Season Go on Sale 9/12/11

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, August 12, 2011 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO OFFER SINGLE TICKETS FOR THE GLORIOUSLY HAND-WRINGING 2011-2012“TRAGIC OBSESSIONS” SEASON Presented by Texas Instruments Foundation ~~~~ Season Subscriptions under a Hundred Dollars are on Sale Now! Single Tickets will Start at $25 and go on Sale Sept. 12, […]